The 5Ws: Whitney McClain

Who:  Whitney McClain   What:  I’m a singer/songwriter   Why:  I’ve loved music and singing ever since I was very young. Music has been very therapeutic for me and I wanted to create music that would be therapeutic for others as well. I believe God has given me the gift to sing and that I am… Continue reading The 5Ws: Whitney McClain

The 5Ws: Nicole Cosby

The 5Ws: Nicole Cosby Who: Nicole (Nikki) Cosby (Chief Data & Compliance Officer) What: Fyllo [LinkedIn:] Why: Fyllo is leveling the playing field for cannabis companies with the Fyllo Compliance Cloud, a suite of enterprise-grade software and services powered by RegsTechnology, the largest database of cannabis laws and regulations at the federal, state, and local level.… Continue reading The 5Ws: Nicole Cosby

The 5Ws: Sam Aleshinloye

Who: Sam Aleshinloye What: Documentary film Archival Producer, Researcher, & Historical Consultant Why: Sam Aleshinloye is a documentary film Archival Producer/Consultant and Researcher. His services include researching, managing, and licensing archival footage, photos, and all other audiovisual assets. He also handles negotiating rates and managing archival budgets for multi-hour television series and feature films. Over… Continue reading The 5Ws: Sam Aleshinloye

The 5Ws: Fred Tessier

The 5Ws: Fred Tessier Who: Fred Tessier What: Keen Management Group, Inc. Why: We provide business management, strategic marketing, and creative services to global brands and businesses, and also artist management to creatives. We aren’t your typical marketing agency or creative shop, instead, we are a management and marketing consultancy founded with a strategic business… Continue reading The 5Ws: Fred Tessier

The 5Ws: Asya Shein

Who: Asya Shein   What: Fusicology FUSICOLOGY is an event, music & cultural lifestyle marketing platform With an established audience reaching trend-setting urbanites in over 20 of the largest North American communities. Our premise & footprint since 2003 consists of user-generated event listings curated by niche promoters, artists, agencies, talent managers and venues. Our site,… Continue reading The 5Ws: Asya Shein

The 5Ws: Ulysses Terrero

Who: Ulysses Terrero What: Terrero Entertainment-Acting Rehab-New York City Sauce Why: Terrero Entertainment – Production Company, Acting Rehab – Acting Class, The New York City Sauce – Last Thursday of the month Industry Party and Artist Showcase Where: Based in New York When: Established 1991 insta: @ulysses.terrero

The 5Ws: Adrianne C. Smith

Who:  Adrianne C. Smith What: Can: Diversity Collective Why:  The Can: Diversity Collective,  is a non-profit organization created to provide access and exposure to young adults of color and under-represented communities to global thought leadership conferences on advertising, marketing, creativity, economics, innovation and technology. In 2017, she launched the first iteration of the Diversity Collective, the… Continue reading The 5Ws: Adrianne C. Smith

The 5Ws: Leslie Short

Who: Leslie Short What: The Cavu Group Why: The Cavu Group works with companies and organizations to expand beyond their current culture. We help them expand their diversity, inclusion, equity and leadership infrastructure to assure they have an authentic voice and purpose. This is executed through trainings, workshops and speaking engagements. Diversity & Inclusion must expand beyond the gender-race conversation and assure lgbtq and disabilities are also… Continue reading The 5Ws: Leslie Short

The 5Ws: Ken Cashman

Who: Ken Cashman What: InAvator Why: Inavator is the brainchild of Ken Cashman (Former Director Music of Operations at Digiwaxx Media) A one stop music community where DJs and Programmers can search and discover tracks from artists worldwide. For artists, we offer promotion services that allows you to connect your music and videos with the gatekeepers… Continue reading The 5Ws: Ken Cashman

The 5Ws: Simone-Monet Wahls

Who: Simone-Monet Wahls What: Future Executives, Inc. Why: Future Executives, Inc. (FE) services include but are not limited to workshops, tutoring, internships, career training and exploration. FE has worked with general and at-risk students in NYC and virtually throughout the USA. FE conducts personal development workshops, career-day field trips including; concerts (a look behind the… Continue reading The 5Ws: Simone-Monet Wahls

The 5Ws: Andrea Aguilar

Who: Andrea Aguilar What: Trés Stacks Why: Très Stacks is a contemporary and sophisticated streetwear clothing brand dedicated to Hip Hop culture that also offers a collection of curated tees.  A play on the word “très chic,” Très Stacks’ upscale and minimalist aesthetic is manufactured to fill the void of simple, clean and understated pieces currently lacking… Continue reading The 5Ws: Andrea Aguilar

The 5Ws: Arthur Smith

Who: Arthur BSmooth Smith What: Soul Survivor Radio  “Serving Indies & Preserving Legacies” Why:  Soul Survivor Radio is 24/7 internet radio stream based in Los Angeles. Creating an audio experience where Indie  and Legacy artists can “soul survive’ on the same platform. Including airplay, we provide artist song promotion interviews and offer advertising opportunities to… Continue reading The 5Ws: Arthur Smith

The 5Ws: Conrad Dimanche

Who: What: Musicfeedpro is a social networking platform where music professionals can post their music related needs or services for music projects. In addition to submitting their works for placements and collaborations with major and indie companies as well as for peer-to-peer opportunities. Think LinkedIn meets Facebook for the entire music industry ecosystem. Why:… Continue reading The 5Ws: Conrad Dimanche

The 5Ws: A.J. Woodson

Who: AJ Woodson What: Black Westchester Why: Black Westchester is a monthly newspaper and an online news magazine ( providing News With A Black Point Of View for people of color in Westchester County and the Tri-State area at every economic level. Black Westchester is committed to being a platform to profile life, culture, economics, politics, sports and entertainment… Continue reading The 5Ws: A.J. Woodson